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Substation Wireman Salary

$78,459 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,969

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for a Substation Wireman is $78,459 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Substation Wireman is between $55,873 and $97,059. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Substation Wireman. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Installs, inspects, tests, troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains electrical equipment in generating stations, substations, and in-service relays, including transformers, regulators, load tap changers, circuit switches and breakers, motor-operated and manual switches, bus work, wiring, battery banks and chargers, metal clad switchgear, and other electrical equipment and circuits.
  • Performs testing on substation apparatus, such as power factor, transformer turns ratio, megger, ductor, battery load testing, oil sampling in circuit breakers and transformers, dielectric testing, gas sampling and processing, and other analytical tests as assigned.
Substation Wireman Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay

Job family population: 22,980

Estimated population of Substation Wireman jobs: 4,033

Rate of error: 2.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$90,956
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Substation Wireman Job Listings for United States

Electrical Substation Designer
Dec 4
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Kavaliro
Kavaliro has an immediate need for multiple experienced Electrical Substation Designers ... wiring and relay panel wiring * Calculations for studies and reports (grounding, lighting ...
Substation Technican (Apparatus) I, II, III, IV or Journey Level (IRC31456)
Dec 13
Cheyenne, United States
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.
Must be capable of satisfactorily interpreting electrical schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams and control logic. * Technical skills in substation components and the safe use of hand, electrical and ...
Substation Design Project Manager
Nov 15
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Paul J. Ford and Company
Position Summary The Substation Design Project Manager will provide detailed designs of new ... Develop control and protection designs which include equipment wiring and relay wiring, AC and DC ...
Lead Substation Electrical Engineer
Nov 15
Portland, United States
Job Juncture
Lead Substation Electrical Engineer Locations: Portland ME, Augusta ME, Newark NJ, Atlanta GA Top ... elementary and wiring diagrams and will be required to supervise subordinate engineers and ...
Lead Substation Electrical Engineer
Nov 15
Albany, United States
Job Juncture
Lead Substation Electrical Engineer Locations: Albany NY, Atlanta GA, Newark NJ, Portland ME ... elementary and wiring diagrams and will be required to supervise subordinate engineers and ...

The average pay for a Substation Wireman is $78,459 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Substation Wireman is between $55,873 and $97,059. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Substation Wireman. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Dec 13
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Must be capable of satisfactorily interpreting electrical schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams and control logic. * Technical skills in substation components and the safe use of hand, electrical and ...
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